We Will Rock You
–Playing bass-bass-snare along with the beat
–filling in the gap in the beat with extra notes!
Working on two parts at once:
–LH plays “1 2 3 4” while RH plays on “2” and “4”


Warmups (30sec/ea):
–8 on a hand exercise
–Single Stroke Roll (L-R-L-R….) playing smooth, even, controlled strokes
–Double Stroke Roll (L-L-R-R…)
–Paradiddles (L-R-L-L R-L-R-R…)
Dani California
–Playing through the whole thing, listening carefully to the changes of section
–Let’s finish this off next week!


NEW SONG Survivor – Eye of the Tiger (click here for partial chart)
–Playing the basic beat, paying close attention to make the “3 + 4e+ ” drumfill happen at the right time (snare-tom-snaresnare-hihat)


Padwork (1min/ea)
–Linear triplets (R-L-K…) goal tempo this week=130bpm (steady, smooth)
–Triplet ex. (Goal Tempo=130)
–Sixteenth-Note Exercise (goal tempo = 100)
–Flam Taps: try “breaking down” this rudiment (slow–>max speed–>slow)
–Singles, Doubles, Paradiddles – goal tempo: 130bpm
NEW SOng***Stevie Wonder: Superstition
–(sorry, it’s in the google drive folder now)
–Work on intro, including fills
–play everything up until the breakdown, we’ll learn that big fill next week